Copenhagen, September 6-8, 2004

Modern developments in modelling and chemical data analysis





Monday, September 6

09:00 10:00 Registration

10:00 10:10 Opening of the workshop, Peter Builtjes

10:10 10:15 Practical information, Jørgen Brandt


Session 1: Model developments

Chair person: Peter Builtjes

10:15 10:45 Roustan Yelva and Bruno Sportisse: Modeling mercury at European scale

10:45 11:15 Kaj M. Hansen, Jesper H. Christensen, Jørgen Brandt, Lise M. Frohn, and Camilla Geels: Modelling atmospheric transport of persistent organic pollutants

11:15 11:45 Lise M. Frohn, Jørgen Brandt, Camilla Geels, Jesper H. Christensen, and Kaj M. Hansen: DEHM-CO2 a hemispheric nested transport model for simulation and assessment of the carbon cycle

11:45 12:00 Birte Busch Thomsen, Miljøkontrollen; Air quality management in Copenhagen.

12:00 13:00 Lunch

13:00 13:30 Jesper H. Christensen, Jørgen Brandt, Lise M. Frohn, Camilla Geels, Kaj M. Hansen, Niels Z. Heidam and Henrik Skov: Application of the DEHM model system within the Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Program (AMAP)

13:30 14:00 Allan Gross: Application of micro-chemical methods in atmospheric chemistry models


Session 2: Model applications/model systems

Chair person: Adolf Ebel

14:00 14:30 Johannes Keller, Sebnem Andreani-Aksoyoglu, Michel Tinguely, André Prévôt : Influence of Reducing the Highway Speed Limit to 80 km/h on Ozone in Switzerland

14:30 15:00 Jørgen Brandt, Jesper H. Christensen, Lise M. Frohn, Camilla Geels, Kaj M. Hansen and Carsten A. Skjøth: The THOR integrated air pollution forecast system current status and ongoing developments

15:00 15:30 Coffee break

15:30 16:00 Hermann Jakobs: The EURAD Air Quality Prediction System: current status and development

16:00 16:30 Alexander Baklanov, N. Bjergene, B. Fay, S. Finardi, M. Jantunen, J. Kukkonen, A. Rasmussen, A. Skouloudis, L.H. Slørdal, R.S. Sokhi: Integrated systems for forecasting urban meteorology, air pollution and population exposure: achievements from the fumapex project

16:30 17:00 Alexandra Monteiro, J. Ferreira, L. Salmim and C. Borrego: Air quality modelling of ozone ambient air concentrations in Portugal



Tuesday, September 7


Session 3: Computational aspects

Chair person: Jørgen Brandt

09:00 09:30 Hendrik Elbern and A. Strunk: 4D Variational assimilation of satellite data and aircraft data in the EURAD model

09:30 10:00 Guido Barone, Elena Chianese, Giulio Giunta and Angelo Riccio: A hierarchical Bayesian approach to the spatio-temporal assessment of the CAMx model

10:00 10:30 Coffee break

10:30 11:00 Zahari Zlatev and Jørgen Brandt: Implementation issues related to variational data assimilation: some preliminary results and conclusions


Session 4: Assessment and regulation

11:00 11:30 Peter Builtjes: Air Quality Assessment, first results of the Air4EU-project

11:30 12:00 Ole Hertel: Assessment of human exposure to air pollution experience from Danish studies

12:00 13:00 Lunch


Session 5: Aerosol modelling

Chair person: Zahari Zlatev

13:00 13:30 M. Memmesheimer, E. Friese, H. J. Jakobs, S. Wurzler, H. Feldmann, C. Kessler and A. Ebel: Assessing the reliability of aerosol simulations with the EURAD model system.

13:30 14:00 Felix Deutsch, Filip Lefebre, Jean Vankerkom, Stefan Adriaensen, Clemens Mensink, Frea Blommaert and Edward Roekens: Implementation of the gas phase chemical mechanism CACM and the fine particulate matter module MADRID 2 into the EUROS model

14:00 17:00 Excursion in Copenhagen

19:00 21:00 Workshop dinner

21:00 Bonus excursion in Tivoli ;-)



Wednesday, September 8


Session 5: Aerosol modelling, continued

Chair person: Lise M. Frohn

09:00 09:30 Sebnem Andreani-Aksoyoglu, Johannes Keller, André Prévôt : Aerosol Modelling with CAMx and PMCAMx

09:30 10:00 Bastien Albriet, Edouard Debry, Kathleen Fahey, Hadjira Foudhil, Karine Sartelet and Bruno Sportisse: Development of two aerosol models (MAM: modal and SIREAM: size-resolved) and preliminary validations

10:00 10:30 Eberhard Reimer, M. Beekmann, A. Kerschbaumer, D. Möller: Measurement Campaign HOVERT: Aerosol transports comparison of model results and measurements

10:30 11:00 Summary/discussion of the future for GLOREAM/EURASAP, Peter Builtjes

11:00 End of Workshop